Live Entertainment • Fun and Adventure • Just for Kids!

Join us as The Grand celebrates 20 YEARS of Summer Children’s Theater! We’ve served more than 200,000 children from across the region in the past two decades, and our 20th anniversary brings even more exciting entertainment! The Grand is proud to serve its community with FREE performances for kids, but we need YOUR support to keep it going… Make an advance donation to guarantee your seats and keep live entertainment on our stages!

This year promises exciting performances for all ages – with comedy and juggling, music and dancing, unique adventures and larger-than-life characters! The shows are designed to introduce children to the excitement of live entertainment. Most shows are appropriate for children from preschool through middle school, and all of them are perfect for schools, summer camps, daycares, and families. We also offer the chance for local students to audition and perform with Missoula Children’s Theatre.

Running time for all shows is approximately one hour. Tickets are only $5 (suggested donation), and seats may be reserved by making your donation in advance.

PLEASE NOTE: Donations must be received at least 48 hours in advance to reserve seats. After this time, please plan to arrive early on the day of the show for walk-up seating. Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the show.

BE PART OF THE SHOW…

Open auditions for Blackbeard the Pirate will be held on Monday, July 27 at 10 AM.
Click here to learn more!

MARK NIZER 4D
MARK NIZER 4D
Mark Nizer 4D

A new dimension in entertainment!

Thursday, July 2 at 10AM & 1PM

What goes up must stay up! This juggling master keeps it all up in the air with flying household items, clubs, balls, and balancing sticks. Mark Nizer brings original comedy, world-class juggling, dance, music and technology to his craft for a unique and spellbinding performance! Whether juggling laser beams at 1000RPMs or tossing ping-pong balls into the air using only his mouth, you’ll discover why Mark Nizer is truly "the juggler your mother warned you about." Special 4D glasses provided!

HOT PEAS ‘N BUTTER
HOT PEAS ‘N BUTTER
Hot Peas 'N Butter

As seen on Nick Jr!

Thursday, July 9 at 10AM & 1PM

Hot Peas ‘N Butter is a Nickelodeon/Noggin TV favorite, a featured artist on Sirius Radio's Kids Stuff, and a proud recipient of multiple Parents’ Choice Awards! With hit videos like "Number 1" and "Deep Down" featured on Nick Jr., Hot Peas 'N Butter is quickly becoming a household name. This unique group combines an interactive, invigorating approach to performance with sophisticated, multicultural music… inspiring care and creativity in kids and adults alike. Their world-pop music will bring fans to their feet!

REGGY’S CARIBBEAN ADVENTURE
REGGY’S CARIBBEAN ADVENTURE
Reggy's Caribbean Adventure

Reggy the Purple Party Dude

Thursday, July 16 at 10AM & 1PM

Get out, explore and have fun with Reggy on a cultural journey through the Caribbean. It's almost Mango's birthday and time is running out for Reggy to get his 9-foot Inflatable Monkey the perfect gift. Help our favorite Purple Party Dude on his quest to find the Golden Banana. With special guests RKVC and One Village Alliance, nonstop action and plenty of laughter, this show will have you singing and dancing in the aisles!

JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
Jack and the Beanstalk

Performed by Delaware Children’s Theatre

Thursday, July 23 at 10AM & 1PM

“Fe, Fi, Fo, Fum!” Or should we say, FUN?! Jack and the Beanstalk, produced by Donna Swajeski and directed by Tom Marshall, is a classic fairy tale about a young boy who discovers a great new world. Hero Jack climbs the enchanted beanstalk, discovers a golden goose, and tangles with a giant in this charming musical. But, of course, Jack prevails using clever tactics and smarts.

BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE
BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE
Blackbeard and the Pirate

Missoula Children’s Theatre with a cast of local youth

Friday, July 31 at 1PM & 7PM (Please note: Different day and times)

What starts as a lazy day at the beach, quickly turns into mystery and adventure when the search for Blackbeard’s treasure begins! Tales both past and present launch a group of beach bums to action in search of untold riches. Before our tale is told, a cast of colorful characters begin to reveal the secrets of Blackbeard’s amazing treasure. Grab some sun screen, come on down, and get ready to solve the mystery of Blackbeard the Pirate!